SlowMov Coffee, Koromii
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This coffee is grown and harvested by a small collection of farmers who take the name Koromii. Is a semi-forest plantation with mixed flora and shade trees surrounding the coffee plants. The lot has organic certification and they primarily use manure as compost.
Koromii is situated just a few minutes walk from the Sookoo Group’s drying facility. Is a semi-forest plantation with mixed flora and shade trees surrounding the coffee plants. There are some garden like coffee production mixed with food crops and false banana, most of the farming area lies beneath a thick shade of old forest growth.
The Koromii farmers are part of the Sookoo Group, managed by Ture Waji, a local to the Shakisso woreda and expert in local agronomy and permaculture. Ture provides training to all farmers in the Sookoo group. His model is to create Semi-Forest coffee plantations. This is where smaller growth is cleared around larger existing shaded forest and coffee is planted in amongst the shaded forest. Information on soil preparation, planting, weeding and harvesting is provided to all the farmers in the Sookoo Group.
Koromii is a certified organic coffee and primarily uses manure as compost. Sookoo also run a school in the local area to allow the children of the farmers group daily access to education and bi-lingual training. This is a work in process and the school has and open call for books, texts and second hand computers.
- Country / Ethiopia
- Region / Shakisso
- Producer / Koromii group
- Process / Natural
- Variety / JARC 74110 & 74112 and heirloom varieties
- Altitude / 2000 -2178 m
Notes of peach, apricot blossom & Riesling
Sustainability: Organic beans from small batch fair-trade farms. Packaging is 100% biodegradable in 180 days.
Shipping: This item ships within EU in 3 - 5 business days. We take the satisfaction of customers very seriously. Every product is inspected to the highest possible quality standards before dispatch. If you are not fully happy with your item, you can return it within 14 days of receipt, providing it is sealed and in original condition.